Wilcox Leads Trio of Stonehill Runners Compete in 5000m at Jay Carisella Invitational

Senior Bryan Wilcox finished fifth in the 5000-meter run on Saturday night. (PHOTO BY SportsPix)

Plantsville, Connecticut, senior places fifth as all three Skyhawks finish in top 13 

BOSTON, Mass. (December 13, 2014) – Stonehill College senior Bryan Wilcox (Plantsville, Connecticut/Southington) led a trio of runners competing in the 5000-meter run at the Jay Carisella Invitational, hosted by Northeastern University, at the Reggie Lewis Track & Athletic Center tonight.

Wilcox placed fifth in the event with a time of 15:10.07 behind three Northeastern runners as well as American International College senior Michael Biwott, who won the event in 14:03.31. Senior Daniel Gordon (Plymouth, Massachusetts/Plymouth North) finished tenth for the Skyhawks in 15:32.15, while sophomore Tyler Henseler (Coventry, Rhode Island/Bishop Hendricken) was 13th out of the 25 entries in 15:41.94.

Stonehill is off until after the holiday break when it returns to action by competing at the Tufts University Invitational I at Gantcher Athletic Center in Medford, Massachusetts, on Saturday, January 17.

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